Capt. Walter Lambert Barnett, (r), who was the First Mate of Diamond Shoals Lightship when it was sunk by a German sub, is shown here with his son, Joseph D Barnett (l) who served in the United States Lighthouse Service and later the U.S. Coast Guard as a lighthouse keeper at the Cape Charles Lighthouse in Virginia, Hooper Island Lighthouse in Maryland, and the Craighill Channel Lower Rear and Lower Front Lighthouses in Maryland. (Photo courtesy JoAnne Pullen.)
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Memories of the U-Boat Sinking of the Diamond Shoals Lightship
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